Many obese people spend a significant amount of their energy on suppressing the urge to tell some of the people who are staring at them that they do not eat as much and as frequently as they seem to.
I was skinny. I wore thick glasses. I had acne.
I have a lot of adrenaline. I have a naturally fast system. But I love to eat, and I am not skinny.
It was hard to get guys to notice me, period, because I was so skinny and all my friends were curvy. Plus, I used to be very nervous in front of guys.
A runner needs not just to be skinny but - more specifically - to have skinny calves and ankles, because every extra pound carried on your extremities costs more than a pound carried on your torso. That's why shaving even a few ounces off a pair of running shoes can have a significant effect.
I'm not skinny for the wrong reasons. It's not because I'm bulimic or anorexic or doing drugs. Compared to a lot of actresses my age, I'm actually overweight.
When I returned to Armenia after four months in Brazil, I was still quite skinny and weak, but I had technique and skill.
I wanted to be a skinny little ballerina but I was a voluptuous little Italian girl whose dad had meatballs on the table every night.
I myself identify as a recovering Blockhead. You'd be surprised how many twenty- and thirty-something hipster chicks have the NKOTB skeleton in their closet, albeit artfully concealed by stacks of Ksubi skinny jeans and ironic Judas Priest T-shirts.
I was a little, skinny, runt kid, and I decided that bowling was what I was going to do in life.
Honestly, I like everything, boyish girls, girlish boys, the heavy and the skinny.
I was naturally skinny and had braces, so I wasn't a cute model.
The last 10 years I have had to bulk up for roles and I'm naturally skinny, so I have eaten and killed so many chickens! I wouldn't even want to count. I need to balance that out.
I want to bulk up. I'm a skinny guy.
I was skinny as a rail and had high cheekbones and a very interesting face - or so I was told.
I was the first to wear colored skinny jeans.
I'd much rather be known as some curvy Kate than as some skinny stick.
I like guitars in the Fender style because they have skinny necks.
I would always hunch over, I was always taller than the boys. I had the extremely skinny legs... I would double up my socks, those ones from Footlocker, to make my legs look thicker.
Historically, Hollywood comedy has arrived in skinny envelopes. From fence post Buster Keaton to herky-jerky Jerry Lewis to wiry nerve-bundle Woody Allen to hung-loose Richard Pryor to whippy contortionist Jim Carrey, its comics and clowns have tended to be sliced thin and bendable.